Knowledge Transfer- Seminars in Salzburg

The American Austrian Foundation organizes week long seminars conducted by Austrian and American physicians from leading Austrian and American medical institutions.These clinical seminars consist of state-of-the-art lectures, workshops and case presentations. Highly qualified English-speaking physicians from all over the World are invited to Salzburg for a one week update in their medical specialty. Each seminar is limited to 36 participants, allowing for intensive interaction and knowledge transfer through didactic lectures, discussions, case presentations, hands on training and video conferencing.

Duration: about one week
Location: Salzburg
Target Group: Physicians from the Vienna Hospital Association
Registration: Please mention your hospital and write to ged.kom@wienkav.at

Seminar: Lipid Metabolism

Start date: 16. September 2018

End date: 22. September 2018

Location: Salzburg

Topic
Seminar: Lipid Metabolism
Course Director(s) Academic Institutions
Antonio M. Gotto, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP
 PhD Philip Barter, MD International Atherosclerosis Society

Seminar: Surgery

Start date: 30. September 2018

End date: 6. October 2018

Topic
Seminar: Surgery
Course Director(s) Academic Institutions
Michael Lieberman, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP
Michael Gnant, MD Medical University of Vienna

Seminar: Chronic Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Start date: 7. October 2018

End date: 13. October 2018

Location: Salzburg

Topic
Seminar: Chronic Inflammatory Skin Diseases
Course Director(s) Academic Institutions
Georg Stingl, MD Medical University of Vienna
James G. Krueger, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP

Seminar: Imaging

Start date: 14. October 2018

End date: 20. October 2018

Location: Salzburg

Topic
Seminar: Imaging
Course Director(s) Academic Institutions
David Trost, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP
Franz Kainberger, MD Medical University Vienna

Seminar: Neonatology

Start date: 21. October 2018

End date: 27. October 2018

Location: Salzburg

Topic
Seminar: Neonatology
Course Director(s) Academic Institutions
Eric Eichenwald, MD Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Bernd Urlesberger, MD Medical University of Graz

Seminar: Rehabilitation Medicine

Start date: 4. November 2018

End date: 10. November 2018

Location: Salzburg

Topic
Seminar: Rehabilitation Medicine
Course Director(s) Academic Institutions
Michael O’Dell, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP
Elisabeth Preisinger, MD Medical University of Vienna

Seminar: Cardiac Surgery

Start date: 11. November 2018

End date: 17. November 2018

Location: Salzburg

Topic
Course Director(s) Academic Institutions
Johannes Bonatti, MD Cleveland Clinic
Günther Laufer, MD Medical University of Vienna

Seminar: Public Health Law

Start date: 18. November 2018

End date: 24. November 2018

Location: Salzburg

Topic
Seminar: Public Health Law
Course Director(s) Academic Institution
Katarzyna Czabanowska, Dr. habil. Maastricht University

Seminar: Human Rights in Patient Care (HRPC)

Start date: 25. November 2018

End date: 1. December 2018

Location: Salzburg

Topic
Seminar: Human Rights in Patient Care (HRPC)
Course Director(s) Academic Institutions
Robert Otok, BBA, MPH, PCHE, Judith W. Overall, JD, MS, MEd OMI-ASPHER

Seminar: Palliative Care in Neuro-Oncology

Start date: 2. December 2018

End date: 8. December 2018

Location: Salzburg

Topic
Seminar: Palliative Care in Neuro-Oncology
Course Director(s) Academic Institutions
Alan Carver, MD, Kathleen Foley, MD By invitation only